photo - Lawrence Pressman and Prentiss Benjamin star in TheatreWorks' production of "Heisenberg." It opens Thursday and runs through Sept. 24. Courtesy TheatreWorks.
Lawrence Pressman and Prentiss Benjamin star in TheatreWorks' production of "Heisenberg." It opens Thursday and runs through Sept. 24. Courtesy TheatreWorks. 

Here's a look at a variety of events Wednesday around Colorado Springs and beyond:

    

STAGE

“The Nerd” — 7 p.m., through Sept. 23, The Butte Theater, 130 Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek, $11-$20; buttetheater.com.

    

MUSIC

Bonnie Raitt — With Anders Osborne, 8 p.m., Macky Auditorium, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, $49.50-$85; AX.
Chameleons Vox — With Soft Kil, Primitive Man/Echo Beds, Voight, 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $20; AX.


Haim — 8 p.m., Ogden Theatre, Denver, $35; AX.
Tab Benoit —8 p.m., Gothic Theatre, Englewood, $22.75; AX.

Springs Contemporary Jazz Band — 6 p.m., The Warehouse
Hillside Gardens Summer Concert Series — With Rick Blessing and Trip Ziegler, 6:30 p.m., Hillside Gardens
Shaman’s Harvest — With Thousand Frames, Romero, 7 p.m., The Black Sheep
Manitou Springs Soda Springs Concert Series — 7 p.m., Soda Springs Park
Open Mic — 7 p.m., Ute Inn

    

ART

"Messthetics" - Through Sept. 23. Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.: cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.

Pikes Peak Community College Faculty Art Show — Through Sept. 28, Pikes Peak Community College, Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave.; 502-3135.
“Fall Out of Summer” — Works Reveille Kennedy and Dan Masimer, through Sept. 28, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave.; aratiartists.com.
“Ephemera” — Works by Tony Achilles, through Sept. 29, The Modbo, 17C E. Bijou St.; themodbo.com.
“Art Works @ Gallery 113” — Through Sept. 29, Plaza of the Rockies, 121 S. Tejon St.; 260-6637, michaeljpach@gmail.com.

September Featured Artists — Works Lisa Dillmann and Jacqueline Pearson, with guest artist, Suzanne Favier, through Sept. 30, Boulder Street Gallery, 206 N. Tejon St.; 636-9358, boulderstreetgallery.com.

“Something New” — Through Sept. 30, Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave.; thebridgeartgallery.com.

Pikes Peak Pastel Society Regional Pastel Exhibition — Through Oct. 25, Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive; tinyurl.com/y9h37udg.
Monochrome Photography Show — Through Oct. 28, Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Colorado 105 Palmer Lake; lynn.pdphotographers@gmail.com.
“Great Expectations” — Through Nov. 11, GOCA 121, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 100;tinyurl.com/y73wuzpc.

“Democratic Visas” — Through Dec. 9, GOCA 1420, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway; tinyurl.com/ybezmkmk.

Buck Walsky: “Beach Front” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Dec. 31. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Raízes/Roots: Transformations in Contemporary Brazilian Art” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Nov. 15. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
Works by Maggie Quinn
— Green Horse Gallery, 729 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through Sept. 12; greenhorsegallery.com.
“About Face”
— Works by Julie Kirkland, Arelene Woods and Nancy Morse, Commonwheel Artists Co-op, 102 Canon Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through Sept. 11; 685-1008, commonwheel.com.
“Bruno Munro: Thank You for a Very Enjoyable Game” — Through Sept. 17, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Everyday Extraordinary: From Rembrandt to Warhol” — Through Sept. 17, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Seeking Surfaces” — Works by Jeremiah Welsh, through Sept. 22, Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 111; peakradar.com/event/seeking-surfaces.
Religious Fine Art Show — Through Sept. 24, with artist reception, 5-7 p.m. Sept. 22, The Abbey Events Complex, 2951 E. Highway 50, Cañon City; Brenda McKay, 275-8631 ext. 3 , Brenda.mckay@theabbeycc.com.
Works by Emma Powell — Through Sept. 30, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Great Expectations” — Through Nov. 11, GOCA 121, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 100; tinyurl.com/y73wuzpc.
“The Art of Storytelling” — Through Dec. 31, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Positive Exposure: The Spirit of Difference” — Works by photographer Rick Guidotti, through Dec. 31, Chapel Hills Mall, 1510 Briargate Blvd.; tinyurl.com/z78epdz.
“Ragnarök” — Works by Wendy Mike and De Lane Bredvik, through Jan. 7, 2018, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $12; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance” — Through November 2018, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave.; 632-2646, money.org.

Through Sept. 17: Tom Taylor: “Wildlife Designs” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Sept. 24: Sculpture by Alexander Calder — Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Denver; botanicgardens.org.
Through Sept. 24: “My World: Line, Color, Choice” by Ramona Lapsley — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Sept. 24: “Sordid and Sacred: The Beggars in Rembrandt’s Etchings” — Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Sept. 30: “At the Water’s Edge: Floral and Fowl” — Works by Michael Warren and Darryl Trott, Old South Frame and Gallery, Denver; 1-303-715-3828.

Through Oct. 1: “Touched by the Hands of God: Michelangelo’s Models” — Space Gallery, La Veta; sdc-arts.org.

Through Nov. 5: “Play” — Works by Pattie Lee Becker, Denver Botanic Gardens, Gates Garden Court Gallery, Denver; tinyurl.com/y8fwuaxx.

    

OUT THERE

    
The Colorado Springs Cycling Club
— For all ages and abilities; bikesprings.org.

Helen Hunt Falls Visitor Center — 3440 N. Cheyenne Canon Road; cheyennecanon.org/visitor-centers. Free guided hikes for families, 1:30-3 p.m. daily through Labor Day.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center sponsored hikes
— 1805 N. 30th St., free; 219-0104. Daily Guided Nature Walks, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., meet north main parking lot.

Mueller State Park hikes — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide. Day pass $7 per vehicle; 687-2366.

     Lost Pond, 9 a.m. Wednesday, Lost Pond.

Nature programs at Mueller State Park — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide. Day pass $7/vehicle; 687-2366.

Hikes at Cheyenne Mountain State Park — 410 JL Ranch Heights Road. Day pass $7 per vehicle. Reservations: 576-2016.

Nature programs at Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center — 1805 N. 30th St., free; 219-0108.

Nature programs at Bear Creek Nature Center — 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations: 520-6387.

Hutchinson Homestead Ranch and Learning Center Tours — Salida, $5, $3 for ages 8-16; 239-0955, hutchinsonhomestead.org.

The Colorado Birding Trail websiteColoradobirdingtrail.com, information about places to observe birds and other wildlife.

Rocky Mountain Hiking Trails — With information on more than 70 hikes; rockymountainhikingtrails.com.

    

RUNNING

Colorado Running Co. — For a list of runs and events, go to corunco.com.
Pikes Peak Road Runners
— Go online for information, cost and registration: pprrun.org

    

VOLUNTEERING
Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo — Volunteer docent program, 5200 Nature Center Road, Pueblo. Registration: 549-2414.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center — Needs volunteers for the information desk; Bret Tennis, 219-0108.
Eleven Mile — Needs volunteer naturalist to help facilitate children’s craft and educational programs on Saturday mornings; Kristen, 748-3401, email park_interpreter@yahoo.com.
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center — Volunteers needed to work in the visitor center, grounds keeping, leading tours and more, 4729 Twin Rocks Road, Divide; 687-9742.

    

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